Mr Ameet G Patel
Mr Ameet Patel qualified from St Georges Hospital, London in 1985. He trained in Surgery in the UK (London, Norwich and Cambridge), Fellowship in Minimal Access, HPB, Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery, Australia (Mr George Fielding, Mr Les Nathanson) and Research Fellowship in Pancreatic Surgery at University College, Los Angeles, USA with Professor Howard Reber.
Mr Patel was appointed Consultant Surgeon, Kings College Hospital in 1999. Within the last 10 years, he has developed one of London’s leading Bariatric Centres, and also developed minimal access HPB surgery, including laparoscopic liver and laparoscopic pancreatic resections.
Mr Patel is continuing to push the boundaries of day case surgery, including laparoscopic cholecystectomy, laparoscopic fundoplication and laparoscopic gastric band insertions. He is also developing Single Incisional Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) as a new technique of minimal access surgery.
He has also been invited to perform live surgical demonstrations and present at National and International conferences.
|NHS Hospitals||King's College Hospital|
|Speciality||General Surgery | Hepatobitrary &/or pancreatic cancers | Bariatric Surgery|
|Special Interests||Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, trver and pancreatic resection, cholesytectomy, fundoptrcation, and gastric band insertion|